Wednesday, 29 August 2012

Does St Francis have an interest in the 21st century environment? Listen to Joe Rozansky ...

Joseph Rozansky OFM serves as head of the Franciscan Order (OFM) Secretariat for Justice, Peace and the Integrity of Creation (JPIC).  He co-ordinates activities in JPIC around the globe and animates Franciscans and others in JPIC. Joseph was the leader of the Franciscan group at the Rio +20 UN Conference on Sustainable Development this year.

Joseph has a background as a missionary, having spent many years among the landless of Brazil in Goias.


Supported by Social Policy Connections (www.socialpolicyconnections.com.au)

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Friday 31 August, 7.30 pm: 
Peace with People, Peace with our Planet A Franciscan Perspective. 

Joe Rozansky OFM is the head of the OFM Secretariat for Justice, Peace and the Integrity of Creation which co-ordinates and animates the international Franciscan activities for justice and peace. He led the Franciscan delegation at the Rio +20 UN Summit on Sustainable Development this year. Joe is a friar of the Holy Name Province of New York and has worked with the landless of Minais GeraisBrazil. Joe is interested in meeting people involved and interested in peace, social justice and environmental movements in Australia. Hosted by Holy Spirit Province(www.franciscans.org.au) & Social Policy Connections (www.socialpolicyconnections.com.au). Social Policy Connections, Yarra Theological Union - Study Centre, 34 Bedford Street, Box Hill. For further information please contact the Franciscan JPIC Office. 02 9369 9309 or jpic@franciscans.org.au
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